Overview: Our food processing client is searching for a Maintenance Technician in Creston, IA. This is a night shift (12-hour) position and hours are 5:30pm – 6:00am. Our client company, who has been in business for 100 years has seen net sales exceeding $1.5 billion.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITES:
The Maintenance Technician handles CMMS to assist the maintenance function, covering review and execution of scheduled/unscheduled work on daily basis.
Exposes and rebuilds of all machinery and process malfunctions, must be fluent in mechanical troubleshooting.
Analyze and revamps of all mechanical power transmission equipment. Knowledge of Gear boxes, mechanical drives, variable speed applications, and Servo motors.
Diagnoses and renovates hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Knowledge of Cylinders, valves, manifolds, vacuum systems, air filtration and lubrication devices.
Diagnoses, adjusts and improves process pumps, automatic control valves, sensors, positioners, actuators, basic electrical AC/DC troubleshooting, and related systems.
Interprets and construe mechanical drawings, schematics, and piping diagrams. Capability to read/interpret electrical schematics is a plus.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
HS Diploma or GED appropriate.
1 year or more experience in General Maintenance.
Appreciation and awareness of power tools.
Background in reading blue prints and simple wiring schematics.